funereal pace but is never boring.
The romantic element increased, solemn funereal statues show husband and wife hand in hand; and it culminated under Akhenaton, who is seen kissing his wife in the chariot, or dancing her on his knee.
These latter, however, tend to be funereal rather than uplifting.
The ujterior meaning of the decoration is probably religious and funereal, but the objects which are figured must have been familiar.
funereal atmosphere of the house.